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Date:         Wed, 5 May 2004 15:55:11 -0400
Reply-To:     Steve Raimi <steven.raimi@GM.COM>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Steve Raimi <steven.raimi@GM.COM>
Subject:      Re: Help in deleting some records from the data
Comments: To: prasad_prabhud@HOTMAIL.COM

This will do the job (it's tested code):

data dowork; retain currid todelete 0; set your_dataset; if currid = id and todelete = 1 then do; if status ne 'REH' then delete; else todelete = 0; end; if id ne currid then do; currid = id; todelete = 0; end; else if status = 'TER' then todelete = 1; run;


Steve Raimi

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